Commercial Real Estate Lawyer
Protect yourself and your property when buying, selling, financing, leasing real property, or entering a joint venture.
Commercial real estate can be complex and needs an experienced counsel. With over 20 years’ experience as a former partner with one of Canada’s preeminent large law firms, he knows his way around the issues and how to spot problems and resolve them.
Edward Perlmutter has been practicing real estate acquisition and disposition transactions extensively and is already recognized as Canada’s industry leader. He will provide complete representation for clients. In purchase and sale transactions of real estate, loans secured directly or indirectly in real estate, equity interests in entities that own real estate and more.
Edward is hands-on from every deal’s outset. He can provide a full range of acquisition and disposition services to commercial properties, public, private equity, opportunity funds, hotels, banks, dental clinics, retail, industrial, office, and all kinds of commercial real estate users. From beginning to end, Edward Perlmutter can be able to:
The property market has been slowly recovering from the downturn of the 2000s. With the current economic crisis of the 2020s, clients seek to either acquire new properties or recapitalize existing properties with better pricing. You need a commercial real estate lawyer like Edward Perlmutter who has been involved in many joint venture transactions.
In representing our clients, Edward Perlmutter is highly knowledgeable about current market trends. He is positioned well to guide clients through complicated issues that may arise in negotiating joint venture agreements.
We know it’s not an easy task to keep up with the industry’s mortgage challenges in financing. It’s because there are always high legal risks involved. But it is a widespread interest for most clients, so Edward Perlmutter has a variety of legal services for mortgage and financing, which includes:
Edward Perlmutter’s real estate practice offers to structure, negotiate, and draft a variety of leases and subleases to represent landlords or tenants. He has represented different clients on commercial leases for offices, dental, industrial, manufacturing facilities, retail leases, and other commercial lease transactions. You want a commercial real estate lawyer to handle transactions that involve guarantor agreements, financing and equity participation arrangements, property tax issues, transfer of tax issues, and other commercial property lease issues. He has also done negotiations for credit to tenants, build-to-suit, sale-leasebacks, ground leases, and master leases for different clients.
“Ted is well-known as a leading real estate practitioner. In my dealings with him, he has been courteous, patient, cooperative, and considerate. His participation in any matter is always welcomed by reason of his brilliant legal mind, his keen analytical and creative problem-solving abilities, his thoughtful, open-minded and balanced approach, and his unique communication skills in being able to concisely, informatively, and understandably discuss difficult and complex matters”.
“I have hired and managed hundreds of attorneys throughout my career, and I rank Ted’s capabilities in the upper 95 percentile when compared to his peers. He has the rare combination of intelligence, legal knowledge and ability to work through difficult issues with relative ease, while being sensitive to the concerns of all parties involved in the negotiations.”
J.C. (client, with a Fortune 500 company)
“An outstanding lawyer, a patient listener, and a problem-solver.”
“I found Ted to be deeply intellectual, analytical, and objective. He is a person of even temperament, good humour and so was a pleasure to work”
C.P. (former partner)